Entertainment Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons  

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Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Simmons. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Simmons on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Simmons as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Simmons along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Simmons, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Simmonss include Gene Simmons, J.K. Simmons, and Rob Simmons, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Gene Simmons is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 68 - Gene Simmons is an Israeli-born American rock bass guitarist, singer-songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, actor, and television personality. Known by his stage persona The Demon, he is the ...more

J.K. Simmons is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 63 - Jonathan Kimble "J. K." Simmons is an American actor of film, television and stage. He is known for his roles as Dr. Emil Skoda on the NBC series Law & Order, neo-Nazi Vernon ...more

Rob Simmons is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 28 - Rob Simmons is an Australian rugby union footballer. He currently plays for the Queensland Reds in the Super Rugby competition and represents Australia in international fixtures. His position is ...more

Ron Simmons is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 59 - Ronald "Ron" Simmons is a retired American professional wrestler and football player. He performed for World Championship Wrestling and Extreme Championship Wrestling under his real ...more

Kimora Lee Simmons is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 42 - Kimora Lee Simmons is an American former fashion model. She took over Baby Phat after Russell Simmons and was CEO/Creative Director through 2010. In 2011, she was hired as president/Creative ...more

Jean Simmons is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
Dec. at 81 (1929-2010) - Jean Merilyn Simmons, OBE was a British actress. One of J. Arthur Rank's "well-spoken young starlets", she appeared predominantly in films, beginning with those made in Great Britain ...more

Russell Simmons is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 60 - Russell Wendell Simmons is an American business magnate. He cofounded the hip-hop music label Def Jam and created the clothing fashion lines Phat Farm, Argyleculture, and American Classics. ...more

Ted Simmons is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 68 - Ted Lyle Simmons is an American former professional baseball player and coach. A switch-hitter, Simmons was a catcher for most of his Major League Baseball career with the St. Louis Cardinals, ...more

Al Simmons is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
Dec. at 54 (1902-1956) - Aloysius Harry Simmons, born Aloisius Szymanski, was an American baseball player. Nicknamed "Bucketfoot Al", he played for two decades in Major League Baseball as an outfielder and had ...more

Lili Simmons is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 25 - Lili Simmons is an actress and model.

Andrelton Simmons is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 28 - Andrelton A. Simmons is a Dutch Caribbean professional baseball shortstop for the Atlanta Braves of Major League Baseball, known for his defensive prowess.

Chelan Simmons is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 35 - Chelan Simmons is an actress.

Joseph Simmons is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 53 - Joseph Ward Simmons, known by the stage name Rev. Run or DJ Run, is one of the founding members of the influential hip hop group Run–D.M.C.. He is also a practicing minister, known as Reverend ...more

Sophie Simmons is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 25 - Sophie Simmons is an actor, model, and daughter of Gene Simmons.

Richard Simmons is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 69 - Milton Teagle Simmons, better known as Richard Simmons, is an American fitness personality and actor. Simmons promotes weight-loss programs, prominently through his Sweatin' to the Oldies line ...more

Bill Simmons is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 48 - William John Simmons III (born September 25, 1969), is an American sports columnist, analyst, author, and podcaster. Simmons first gained attention with his website as "The Boston Sports ...more

Clyde Simmons is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 51 - Clyde Simmons, Jr. is a former American football defensive end in the National Football League who played for the Philadelphia Eagles, Arizona Cardinals, Jacksonville Jaguars, Cincinnati ...more

Diggy Simmons is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 23 - Daniel Dwayne Simmons III, better known by his stage name as Diggy Simmons or commonly just Diggy, is an American rapper, singer, and actor and the fourth child of Joseph "Rev. Run" ...more

Dan Simmons is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 70 - Dan Simmons is an American science fiction and horror writer and author of the Hugo Award-winning science fiction series, the Hyperion Cantos, and the Locus-winning Ilium/Olympos cycle. His work ...more

Gail Simmons is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 41 - Gail Simmons is a Canadian culinary expert, food writer and television personality, and is the Special Projects Director with Food & Wine magazine. In addition to her role with Food & ...more

Curt Simmons is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 88 - Curtis Thomas "Curt" Simmons is a former left-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball from 1947 to 1950 and 1952 to 1967. With right-hander Robin Roberts, a member of the Baseball Hall ...more

Roy Simmons is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
Dec. at 58 (1956-2014) - Roy Franklin Simmons was an American football player who played as guard National Football League with the New York Giants and the Washington Redskins. With the Redskins he played in Super Bowl ...more

Angela Simmons is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 30 - Angela Simmons, daughter of Joseph Simmons, is a shoe designer.

Lionel Simmons is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 49 - Lionel James "L-Train" Simmons is a retired American professional basketball player.

Johnny Simmons is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 31 - Johnny James Simmons is an American actor mostly known for his roles as Dylan Baxter in Evan Almighty, Chip Dove in Jennifer's Body, Neil "Young Neil" Nordegraf in Scott Pilgrim vs. ...more

Sonny Simmons is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 84 - Huey "Sonny" Simmons is an American jazz musician.

Ruth Simmons is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 72 - Ruth Simmons was the 18th president of Brown University, the first black president of an Ivy League institution. Simmons was elected Brown's first female president in November 2000. Simmons ...more

Harold C Simmons is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
Dec. at 82 (1931-2013) - Harold Clark Simmons was an American businessman and billionaire whose banking expertise helped him develop the acquisition concept known as the leveraged buyout to acquire various corporations. ...more

Liesel Pritzker Simmons is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 34 - Liesel Pritzker Simmons, stage name Liesel Matthews, is an American former child actress, heiress to the Hyatt Hotels fortune, and philanthropist. She starred as Sara Crewe in A Little Princess, ...more

Jaason Simmons is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 47 - Jaason Simmons is an Australian actor best known for the role of Logan Fowler on the TV series Baywatch.

Henry Simmons is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 47 - Henry Oswald Simmons, Jr. is an American actor. He is known for playing Detective Baldwin Jones on the ABC police drama, NYPD Blue, from 2000-2005.

Patrick Simmons is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 69 - Patrick Simmons is an American musician best known as a member of the rock band The Doobie Brothers. His fingerstyle guitar playing complements the strumming style of Tom Johnston. Born in ...more

James F. Simmons is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
Dec. at 69 (1795-1864) - James Fowler Simmons was a United States Senator from Rhode Island. Born on a farm near Little Compton, he attended a private school in Newport and moved to Providence in 1812. He was employed ...more

Jullian Simmons is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 66 - Jullian Simmons is an actor.

Dawn Langley Simmons is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
Dec. at 63 (1937-2000) - Dawn Langley Pepita Simmons was a prolific English author and biographer. Born "Gordon Langley Hall", Simmons lived her first decades as a male. As a young adult, she became close to ...more

Kadamba Simmons is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
Dec. at 24 (1974-1998) - Kadamba Simmons was a British actress and model.

Kendall Simmons is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 39 - Henry Alexander Kendall Simmons is a retired American football guard. He was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the first round of the 2002 NFL Draft. He played college football at Auburn. He ...more

Anthony Simmons is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 39 - Anthony Lamont Simmons is a former American college and professional football player who was a linebacker in the National Football League for seven seasons. He played college football for ...more

Bill Simmons is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
Dec. at 81 (1924-2005) - Bill Simmons is a member of the musical group, Light Crust Doughboys.

Louie Simmons is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
Louis Simmons is an American powerlifter and strength coach. He is noted for owning a private powerlifting gym, Westside Barbell; developing the 'Westside Barbell' method of training and ...more

Sue Simmons is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 75 - Sue Simmons is a former news anchor who was best known for being the lead female anchor at WNBC in New York City from 1980 to 2012. Her contract with WNBC expired in June 2012 and WNBC announced ...more

Edward E. Simmons is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
Dec. at 93 (1911-2004) - Edward E. Simmons Jr. was an electrical engineer and the inventor of the bonded wire resistance strain gauge. Simmons attended the California Institute of Technology, where he received a B.S. in ...more

Coralie Simmons is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 41 - Coralie Denise Simmons is an American water polo player, who won the silver medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics. In 2001, she won the Peter J. Cutino Award, presented annually to the top American ...more

Nick Simmons is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 29 - Nicholas Adam Tweed-Simmons is the son of Gene Simmons. He is perhaps best known for starring in the Gene Simmons Family Jewels reality show, broadcast by the A&E network.

Vanessa Simmons is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
Vanessa Simmons age 34 - Vanessa Jean Simmons is an American TV personality. Her family featured in the MTV reality show Run's House. She is currently the host and judge of Project Runway: Threads.

Ronald Gene Simmons is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
Dec. at 50 (1940-1990) - Ronald Gene Simmons, Sr., was a retired United States Air Force master sergeant who killed 16 people over a week-long period in 1987. The first fourteen victims were members of his family, ...more

Lon Simmons is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 94 - Lonnie Alexander "Lon" Simmons was an American baseball and football broadcaster, and was broadcasting part-time for the San Francisco Giants at the time of his death. He was born in ...more

Edwin H. Simmons is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
Dec. at 86 (1921-2007) - Edwin H. Simmons was a United States Marine Corps brigadier general. He was a career officer who served in combat during three wars — including landing at Inchon and fighting at the Chosin ...more

Jack Simmons is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
age 47 - Jack Simmons is an African American actor and director in gay pornography. He is credited with acting in over 90 pornography titles.

Bob Simmons is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Simmons
Dec. at 64 (1923-1987) - Bob Simmons was an English actor and stunt man, best known for his work in many British made films, most notably the James Bond series.